Actresses of the 50s and 60s

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Virna Lisi, Claudine Auger, Ursula Andress, and Marisa Mell

In 1936, 1939, 1941, Austrian, French, Italian, Swiss on August 20, 2017 at 11:39 am

Virna Lisi (Italian, 1936 – 2014), Claudine Auger (French, born 1941), Ursula Andress (Swiss, born 1936), and Marisa Mell (Austrian, 1939 – 1992) on the set of Le dolci signore (1967).

Virna Lisi and Rod Taylor

In 1936, Italian on August 19, 2017 at 11:54 am

Born in Ancona 1936 as Virna Pieralisi, she began her film career as a teenager in 1953, initially thanks to her stunning looks. Read the rest of this entry »

Virna Lisi 1936 – 2014

In 1936, Italian on August 11, 2017 at 10:19 am

Born in Ancona 1936 as Virna Pieralisi, she began her film career as a teenager in 1953, initially thanks to her stunning looks. Read the rest of this entry »

Virni Lisi

In 1936, Italian on March 25, 2017 at 11:05 am

Virna Lisi: Italian actress and beauty born 1936, briefly in Hollywood in the mid-sixties for How to Murder Your Wife (1965) with Jack Lemmon and Not with My Wife, You Don’t! (1966) with Tony Curtis, reportedly turned down the title role in Barbarella (1968), career revived as Catherine de Medici in La Reine Margot (aka Queen Margot 1994).

Virna Lisi with her puppy dog

In 1936, Italian on March 24, 2017 at 7:58 am

Virna Lisi: Italian actress and beauty born 1936, briefly in Hollywood in the mid-sixties for How to Murder Your Wife (1965) with Jack Lemmon. National Puppy Day

Virna Lisi

In 1936, Italian on March 18, 2017 at 12:36 am

Virna Lisi: Italian actress and beauty born 1936, briefly in Hollywood in the mid-sixties for How to Murder Your Wife (1965) with Jack Lemmon and Not with My Wife, You Don’t! (1966) with Tony Curtis, reportedly turned down the title role in Barbarella (1968), career revived as Catherine de Medici in La Reine Margot (aka Queen Margot 1994).

Virna Lisi 1957

In 1936, Italian on February 14, 2017 at 11:00 am

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Virna Lisi: Italian actress and beauty, briefly in Hollywood in the mid-sixties for How to Murder Your Wife (1965) with Jack Lemmon and Not with My Wife, You Don’t! (1966) with Tony Curtis, reportedly turned down the title role in Barbarella (1968), career revived as Catherine de Medici in La Reine Margot (aka Queen Margot 1994).

Virna Lisi in ‘The Voyeur’ 1970

In 1936, Italian, Uncategorized on February 14, 2017 at 7:02 am

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40 year old Sandro (Marcello Mastroianni) is married to Claude (Virna Lisi). Sandro has one strange obsession: he is a self confessed voyeur. He films his wife in all walks of life on his wobbly hand held camcorder. But everything changes when Mark (Timothy Dalton) enters their life.

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Virna Lisi

In 1936, Italian on February 14, 2017 at 6:58 am

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Virna Lisi (born 1936): Italian actress and object of desire in How to Murder Your Wife (1965) and Not With My Wife, You Don’t! (1966).

Virna Lisi in ‘How To Murder Your Wife’ 1965

In 1936, Italian on February 14, 2017 at 6:57 am

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Virna Lisi: Italian actress and beauty born 1936, briefly in Hollywood in the mid-sixties for How to Murder Your Wife (1965) with Jack Lemmon and Not with My Wife, You Don’t! (1966) with Tony Curtis, reportedly turned down the title role in Barbarella (1968), career revived as Catherine de Medici in La Reine Margot (aka Queen Margot 1994).